Introduction: Folding Knex Star

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This is a folding star that is made out of Knex.

I came up with the idea when i was searching things on Google. And saw a cool folding star.
So then i decided to make one out of Knex.

This Knex star uses very little pieces and is easy to build.

Step 1: Pieces Needed

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This star requires very little pieces.


Grey 2-slot --- 16



Green --- 16


Got those pieces? Good, now let's move on.

Step 2: The Star

Picture of The Star

You now need to build the star.

Picture 1: Firstly make this
Picture 2: Next make it into a circular shape.
Picture 3: Attach the end green rod and the end grey connector together.

Step 3: Folding It Into a Star.

Picture of Folding It Into a Star.

Now I will teach you how to fold it into a star.

Picture 1: Fold down 2 of the points.
Picture 2: Next fold down the next 2.
Picture 3: Fold down the next 2.
Picture 4:Fold down the last 2 points.

Congratulations, you have just learned how to fold your Knex star!

Step 4: Congratulations, You Are Finished!

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Congratulations, you have finished making your Folding Knex Star.

Have fun!


gamertomsuper (author)2017-02-27


benjamin2006 (author)2015-09-29

i did white instead of blue blue is to big

MrSillyGuns (author)2011-03-28


hhoohh (author)2011-03-12

I gotta cooler version instead of the rods being small greens I used the blue rods

k-n-e-x(leaved ibls) (author)2010-12-17


knexman2001 (author)2010-08-23

i built this and it ROCKS 5*

danbaha (author)2010-08-21


BalintRules (author)2010-08-05

Awesome definately a 5*

asdfda3432 (author)2010-07-24

That looks cool.

H1T4TCH1 (author)2010-04-06

 haha very very cool! *5!

MegaMetal8 (author)2010-03-20

im gonna make it??!

MegaMetal8 (author)2010-03-20

awww man
im not on anyones top....
as in top 20

charleszxc (author)2010-03-18


RavenFox6041 (author)2010-02-17


webby427 (author)2010-02-08

nice 5*

Killer~SafeCracker (author)2009-08-16

Now that's cool. And feature worthy.


Thanks, that means alot .

gmjhowe (author)Hiyadudez2009-08-16

Agreed, any chance of throwing some better pics in? Some of them are a little blurry?

Hiyadudez (author)gmjhowe2010-02-05

A little late reply but...

I think they are good enough for the thing you are making.

knex_mepalm (author)gmjhowe2009-10-11

IN one of my instructables, there are no blurry pictures, all macro and perfect, and my instructions are very good. Whatam I missing?

DJ Radio (author)gmjhowe2009-08-16

they look good enough for what you build.

Hiyadudez (author)gmjhowe2009-08-16

Ok, i will try.

callumlewin (author)2009-12-23

 You can use this as a Christmas tree decoration lol , knuckle duster or a Christmas crown like the ones in the crackers. 5* great and fun easy to make gdgd

Ps2playa (author)2009-10-27


knex_mepalm (author)2009-10-11

It opens into a....

Killer~SafeCracker (author)2009-09-05

Congratulations 4.07*

It used to be 4.38 ( The highest rated one, but it went down... look, maybe you can see this.) That is when i search knex, and clicked rating, as you see it was ahead of IAC's heavy cannon and everything else.

fggfgfds (author)2009-09-03

Omg, this is one of the top 10 highest rated knex 'ibles.

Hiyadudez (author)fggfgfds2009-09-04

Its the highest

fobblewabble (author)2009-09-04

highest rsted knex ible

jelmer2209 (author)2009-08-24

wowh this is cool :D!

Knex-Master (author)2009-08-20

Wow, thats cool. This should be featured. 4.5*

smilee (author)2009-08-16

Ha this is cool! 5*

About This Instructable




Bio: My name is Hiyadudez. I make stuff. "The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure."
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